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Master's Programme in Music Performance - Western Classical Music
120 ECTS credits - 2 years - Kristiansand
Exam from a Bachelor programme in Music Performance. Students also need to pass an entrance exam. Foreign students have to prove knowledge in Norwegian and English language. Written proposal to the subject of the master thesis have to follow the application.
Arrangements for the recognition of prior learning are described in the information on the institution under "General arrangements for the recognition of prior learning (formal, informal and non-formal)".
For a description of the examination regulations, see the Examination Regulations of the University of Agder.
For information about the Norwegian grading system, see ECTS credits and grades. Specific information on grading for each course is found in the individual course descriptions.
The Examination Regulations of the University of Agder regulate the graduation requirements for each programme of study.
This programme will give the students knowledge and skills to communicate through music on a high professional level. The students will also develop their professional basis for reflection and creative thinking through the work with their Master thesis.
The Master programme makes use of individual guidance and lectures. Most of the time the students will practice on their main instrument and in ensembles. Participation at and organizing different concerts is a compulsory part of the programme. Foreign students have to write their master thesis in English. The individual guidance is also in English.
Evaluation methods: See course descriptions.
A study abroad programme may be included in the programme. Students may spend one semester at a university with which Faculty of Fine Arts has an agreement. Contact Student mobility adviser for further information about current exchange institutions.
This programme qualifies for work as a freelance musician, as a band musician or as a musician in an orchestra.
Master of Music Performance, Western Classical Music.
Erik Gunvaldsen. Erik.Gunvaldsen@uia.no. Phone: +47 38141921.
Faculty of Fine Arts